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About Us1012783The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is Tasmania’s principal environmental regulator. The EPA administers the <em>Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994<em> and is an integral part of Tasmania's Resource Management and Planning System.30/11/2021 1:05:40 PMThe Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is Tasmania’s principal environmental regulator The EPA administers the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 and is an htmlFalseaspx
Real-time Air Quality Data for Tasmania1016509Information on the most recently available (real-time) indicative particle concentration data from the Tasmania air quality monitoring stations.15/12/2021 12:44:28 AMA statewide air quality monitoring network provides current information to the community This network is known as the Base Line Air Network of EPA Tasmania, or BLANkET htmlFalseaspx
BLANkET Reports1016510An index to the Base Line Air Network of EPA Tasmania (BLANkET) reports.29/09/2021 6:42:19 AMReports available on this page are BLANkET T​echnical Reports - extended analysis using BLANkET network and other data on smoke in Tasmania BLANkET Brief R​eports - short reports htmlFalseaspx
Burn Brighter this Winter1016521Burn Brighter this Winter - Information about reducing smoke from domestic chimneys.15/12/2021 12:48:48 AMSmoke reduces the quality of the air we breathe Prolonged exposure to smoke from wood heaters is a significant problem for people who have chronic illnesses like asthma and heart htmlFalseaspx
Business & Industry1016546Information for Business and Industry25/08/2021 1:30:57 AMThe EPA's principal statutory functions are to administer and enforce the provisions of the EMPCA, and in particular, to use its best endeavours to htmlFalseaspx
Public Consultations1016547Open and recently closed public consultations, including development proposals being assessed by ​the Environment Protection Authority. 3/12/2021 4:41:16 AMThis page lists open and recently closed public consultations, including development proposals being assessed by the Environment Protection Authority You may also be interested in htmlFalseaspx
Environment1016548Information about the environment and the EPA's work in relation to it.12/08/2021 3:52:18 AMOur goals of clean air, clean water, clean land, healthy noise and sustainable use of resources align with our vision of a clean, healthy, sustainable Tasmania htmlFalseaspx
News1016549EPA News30/11/2021 1:05:52 PMItems of interest, news and media releases from the Environment Protection Authority Announcing the 2021 Winner of the EPA Sustainability Award The University of Tasmania has won htmlFalseaspx
PFAS Contamination1016550Perfluorinated compounds (known as PFAS) are a group of manufactured chemicals that have been used worldwide since the 1950s in a range of domestic and industrial products, particularly those that resist heat, stains, grease and water. PFAS are contaminants of global concern because of their widespread use and the fact that they do not break down naturally. They have been found in various concentrations throughout the world and are probably present in small amounts in all people.​15/12/2021 12:50:29 AMPFAS are a group of manufactured chemicals that have been used worldwide in a range of domestic and industrial settings They are emerging as contaminants of global concern because htmlFalseaspx
Prosser River Fuel Contamination Investigations1016551Hydrocarbon (fuel) contamination associated with the former Service Station at 44 Tasman Highway, Orford was detected below the ground surface in some places along a section of the Prosser River foreshore known as Radar Beach.26/10/2021 11:34:20 PMHydrocarbon (fuel) contamination associated with the former Service Station at 44 Tasman Highway, Orford was detected below the ground surface in some places along a section of htmlFalseaspx